Previous Award Recipients

The 2013 award recipients are:

The President’s Award

Heaters Limitation Analysis, Montreal Refinery, Refining & Marketing

Personal and Process Safety

  • Personal Safety Suncor Individual
    Brian Brown
    Drilling manager, Exploration & Production
  • Safety Suncor Team

    Small team
    Edmonton Refinery: Improving Contractor Safety
    Refining & Marketing

    Large team
    OWLS Observation Based Safety Process
    Refining & Marketing
  • Contractor
    Hayward Baker Canada
    Oil Sands & In Situ
  • Business Unit / Functional Area
    Leadership Driving Journey to Zero
    Oil Sands & In Situ
  • Health and Wellness
    Individual or Team
    Mine Operations STI Reduction Initiative
    Oil Sands & In Situ
  • Process Safety
    Business Unit / Functional Area
    Safe SAGD Operation at Firebag
    Oil Sands & In Situ

People

  • Suncor Individual
    Patricia Sullivan
    quality manager, Refining & Marketing
  • Suncor Team

    Small team
    360 Magazine
    Business Services

    Large team
    Lubeplex Maintenance Engagement & Innovation
    Refining & Marketing
  • Business Unit / Functional Area
    In Situ Driving Effectiveness Cost Reduction
    Oil Sands & In Situ
     

Reliability

  • Suncor Individual
    Glen Barrett
    heavy equipment operator, Oil Sands & In Situ
  • Suncor Team

    Small team
    Turnaround Risk-Based Scope Review
    Business Services

    Large team
    Firebag 4 Project Execution Excellence
    Oil Sands & In Situ
  • Contractor
    URS/Flint Contractor Excellence
    Oil Sands & In Situ
  • Business Unit / Functional Area
    Highway of Capital Discipline
    Oil Sands & In Situ

Environment and Sustainability

  • Suncor Individual
    Christine Daly
    Reclamation R&D co-ordinator, Oil Sands & In Situ
  • Suncor Team

    Small team
    Innovation Improves Firebag’s Energy
    Efficiency
    Oil Sands & In Situ

    Large team
    Nikanotee Fen, Recreating Fen
    Wetlands
    Oil Sands & In Situ
  • Contractor Individual/Team
    GE DusTreat Road Dust Suppressant
    Business Services
  • Business Unit / Functional Area
    Heaters Limitation Analysis Montreal Refinery
    Refining & Marketing

President’s Operational Excellence Awards 2012

The President’s Award

The judges chose co-recipients for this award in recognition of the connection and collaboration between these two teams:
  • Sand Dump 8 Planning, Commissioning and Change Management, Oil Sands
  • Major Projects TRO™ Tailings and Water Transfer Projects, Major Projects

Personal and Process Safety

  • Personal Safety Suncor Individual
    Carlos Escandon, EHS manager, Libya, E&P
  • Safety Suncor Team

    Small team
    Focus Observation team, Oil Sands

    Large team
    The judges moved all nominations from the Business Unit/Overall Personal Safety category into the Large Team category and selected these two separate award recipients for Large Team:
    Firebag Safety Enhancement Plan team, Major Projects 
    Refining & Marketing
  • Personal Safety Contractor Individual/Team
    Edmonton Exchanger Group Of Companies, R&M
  • Overall Health and Wellness
    Musculoskeletal Injury (MSI) Prevention team, Firebag, In Situ
  • Overall Process Safety
    Pressure Envelope Integrity Management team, Lubricants, R&M

People

  • Suncor Individual
    Jean-Simon Bourret, engineer, Energy Conservation, Montreal refinery, R&M
  • Suncor Team

    Small team
    Mobile Equipment Training team, Oil Sands

    Large team
    Coarse Tailings Operations, Oil Sands
  • Contractor Individual/Team
    Oil Sands Leadership Initiative (OSLI) Water Treatment Operator team, In Situ
    • Overall People
      Oil Sands Effectiveness and Efficiency team, Oil Sands

    Reliability

    • Suncor Individual
      Jimmy Poulin, production engineer, Montreal refinery, R&M
    • Suncor Team

      Small team
      The judges chose co-recipients for this award in recognition of the exceptional accomplishments of both teams:
      Advanced Process Controls team and Millennium Operations, Oil Sands
      Terra Nova Maintenance Improvement Project team, E&P

      Large team
      Gasoline Benzene Reduction team, Major Projects
    • Contractor Individual/Team
      Ledcor Projects Inc., Major Projects
    • Overall Reliability
      Refining & Product Supply, Edmonton refinery, R&M

    Environment and Sustainability

    • Suncor Individual
      Melanie Boissonneault, process engineer, Montreal refinery, R&M
    • Suncor Team

      Small team
      Suncor-Nalco Wastewater Treatment, Sarnia refinery, R&M

      Large team
      The judges chose co-recipients for this award in recognition of the connection and collaboration between these two teams:
      Sand Dump 8 Planning, Commissioning and Change Management, Oil Sands
      Major Projects TRO™ Tailings and Water Transfer Projects, Major Projects
    • Contractor Individual/Team
      Energy Management System Implementation team, Jacobs, Business Services
    • Overall Environment and Sustainability
      Effort to Achieve Directive 74 Targets in 2011, Oil Sands